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In Business
August 22, 2018 7:15 pm gmt |
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Sri Lanka’s Tourism Minister, John Amaratunga on Wednesday said the government hoped to attract at least 3 million tourists in 2019, making Sri Lanka one of the most sought after destinations in the global tourism map. Amaratunga said the government hoped to launch a new country branding for Sr...
In Colombo
September 22, 2017 8:49 am gmt |
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Minister of Sustainable Development and Wildlife, Gamini Jayawickrama Perera said the special section of the National Zoological Gardens in Dehiwala will be opened to the public from 22 September. He said the Zoo will be apened on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 7.30 PM to 10 PM. Therefore people wi...
In Srilanka
September 5, 2017 11:03 am gmt |
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Tourism Development Minister John Amaratunga stood firm over the country’s tourist arrival target of 2.5 million by the end of the year and expressed confidence that it could even exceed this projection. Despite the challenges faced by the industry due to floods, the closure of the Bandaranaike Inter...
In Britain
September 8, 2015 9:00 am gmt |
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The tour of the Britain cycling race is set to reach Scotland with one stage finishing the border the other stage starting with Edinburgh. One stage ends the other one starting in Edinburgh. The country tourism chief believes the event will encourage more people to consider Scotland as cycling destin...
In India
July 26, 2015 8:04 am gmt |
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Chief Minister of India’s eastern state of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, left for her maiden trip to United Kingdom on Sunday (July 26). During her five-day visit, Banerjee plans to showcase her state as the ideal destination for investment. There are 23 Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) lined...
In Colombo
July 6, 2015 10:20 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka’s tourist arrivals rose 12 percent to 115,467 in June 2015 from a year earlier driven by rapid growth from the main markets of China and India, data from the Sri Lanka Tourist Promotion bureau revealed. The first six months in the year 2015, the total number of visitors were up 14.1 p...
In Business
July 3, 2015 6:44 am gmt |
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A fresh stimulus package put forth on Friday, worth 11.8tn Korean won ($10.5bn £6.7bn), is part of a larger economic stimulus plan worth 22tn won. South Korea is targeting a growth rate of 3.1% for the year. Analysts say even with additional stimulus it may not achieve its target. South Korea’s...
In Srilanka
June 25, 2015 9:13 am gmt |
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France is very eager to strengthen bilateral relations and economic cooperation with Sri Lanka in several areas such as trade, investment, tourism, fisheries, water purification, environment protection and curtailing drug smuggling, the President’s office said in a statement. French Ambassador Jean-M...
In Asia
May 20, 2015 4:06 am gmt |
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang yesterday (Tuesday) called on China and Brazil to map out a new plan for industrial investment cooperation. Li, who is on an official visit to Brazil, made the remarks during talks with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia. Both China and Brazil are major emerging...